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Archives of Appalachia

 Record Group
Identifier: 500

Found in 645 Collections and/or Records:

Abrahms Family Photographs and Correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-242
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of are 202 black and white photographs of Abrahms family members and friends. The photos probably date from the late nineteenth century through the 1930s or 1940s. Most of the subjects depicted in the photographs are not identified. Also included in the collection are three pieces of correspondence, dated November 12, 1886, October 21, 1924 and January 13, 1940. Although the author and recipients of the letters are identified, it is not clear what their...

Arthur D. (John) Adair Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-558
Scope and Contents The Arthur D. (John) Adair collection includes correspondence from Europe to the United States during WWII from August 1943 – February 1946. The letters are primarily written by Adair to his mother in Alabama. The collection also includes a scrapbook, trip memorabilia, photographs from Europe during WWII, WWII related documents, postcards, one issue of Yank, and newspaper and magazine clippings.

John Biggs "Pat" Alderman Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-149
Scope and Contents The Pat Alderman papers contain many different types of materials. Included are books, plays, articles and music written by Alderman, as well as typed drafts and handwritten notes for his historical works. The music dates from the late 1920s through the 1960s, while the plays and books date from the late 1940s through the 1970s. Incoming correspondence (1920s-1980s), church programs, play programs, autobiographical notes, clippings on music, history, natural history and conservation also are...

Bertram S. Allen, Jr. Papers

 Collection — Other In Box 16
Identifier: AppMs-315
Scope and Contents The Bertram S. Allen, Jr. Collection documents his military service (1968-1970) with the United States Army's 25th Division during the Vietnamese Conflict and provides information about the history of the 25th Division. The collection contains copies of documents and photographs from the donor's scrapbook. The photocopies include a few pages from Tropic Lightning: A History of the 25th Infantry Division; a letter, dated 30 January 1969, to PFC Bertram S. Allen, Jr., from his father; and...

Altrusa Club Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 170
Arrangement The collection is arranged into five series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1959-1997 and undated; Series 2, Memorabilia, 1955-1956 and undated; Series 3, Scrapbooks, 1961-1994; Series 4, Photographs and Slides, 1977 and undated; and Series 5, Visual Recordings, 1992-1993.

American Bemberg Corporation Films

 Collection — Other 5 videorecordings (Access copies on DVD and VHS available)
Identifier: 500-Acc 698
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

American Bemberg Strike of 1929 Film

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 123
Scope and Contents The American Bemberg Strike of 1929 Film is footage of the 1929 strike that was filmed by the company photographer.

Appalachian Alliance Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-524
Arrangement The collection is arranged into two series, as follows: Series 1, Subject Files, 1975-1983 and undated, and Series 2, Publications, 1977-1983.

Appalachian Council for the Arts Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-AppMs 512
Arrangement Files in the collection are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Appalachian Farm Photographs

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-54
Arrangement Folders are arranged alphabetically by photographer's last name. An exception to this is folder 7, which contains negatives and corresponding contact sheets.

Appalachian Leadership Initiative on Cancer Photo Resource Collection

 Collection — Other 1 box
Identifier: 500-Acc 534
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Appalachian Literature and World Classics Course Recordings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 500-Acc 426
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Appalachian Literature: The Adult and the Child Course Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 408
Arrangement The audiotapes are arranged chronologically.

Appalachian Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 500-AppMs 0
Scope and Contents This is an artificial collection of Appalachian photographs acquired from a variety of sources.

Appalachian Preaching Mission Records

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-194
Scope and Contents The Appalachian Preaching Mission Records cover the years 1954 to 1980 and concern primarily the Johnson City Mission. The collection includes brochures, correspondence, financial statements, memoranda, and minutes for city and area committee meetings, miscellaneous items connected with each year's mission (e.g. programs, photographs, ribbons, schedules), and tapes of Mission speakers. There also is a brief history of Johnson City's participation in the Mission and a brochure file which covers...

Appalachian Regional Commission Teaching Project Collection

 Collection — Other 1 box
Identifier: 500-Acc 630
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Appalachian-Scottish and Irish Studies Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-326
Scope and Contents The Appalachian-Scottish & Irish Studies Collection focuses on the various components of the academic studies program examining the history and culture of Appalachia, Scotland, Ireland, and the interrelationships of the three locales. Materials document course work, lectures, field trips, student papers or projects, notes, schedules, and other aspects of the program. Documentation is found in manuscript records, audio and videorecordings, and photographs. The material provides insight on...

Appalachian Writers Association Records

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-4
Identifier: AppMs-564
Arrangement The collection is arranged in one series with material arranged alphabetically by subject. The material in the oversized folder is also arranged alphabetically by subject.

Appy (Appalachian) League Logbook Tapes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-473
Arrangement The Appy League Logbook Tapes consist of two audiocassettes of the 1995 entries. Tape 1 contains entries 1 through 18, while Tape 2 contains entries 19 through 30.

Anne W. Armstrong Typescript: Of Time and Knoxville

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-97
Scope and Contents The Anne W. Armstrong Collection contains a copy of a typescript of an unpublished manuscript entitled "Of Time and Knoxville, Fragment of an Autobiography" written by Armstrong. The manuscript was written sometime between 1947 and 1958 recounts Armstrong's view of growing up in Knoxville in 1880s and 1890s. The dates of the account are 1885 through 1902.

Autobiography, or Memoirs of Dr. A. Jobe

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-464
Scope and Contents The Autobiography, or Memoirs of Dr. A. Jobe consists of an original bound volume, a poem and a letter found inside the volume, photocopies of two documents about Dr. Abraham Jobe and his autobiography, and a photocopy of a typed transcript of the autobiography. Dr. Jobe wrote his memoirs between 1849 and 1904 to document his youth in Tennessee, Georgia, and Alabama; his medical and surgical practice in northwestern North Carolina and northeast Tennessee; and his Civil War...

A.C. Bailey Sound Recordings

 Collection — Other 1 audiotape in box 1
Identifier: 500-Acc 525
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Bailey Family Photographs

 Collection — Other 1 CD
Identifier: 500-Acc 812
Arrangement All or part of the materials described here are unprocessed. Please contact us for information about these materials.

Barrus Family Genealogy

 Collection — Other Folder 1 in Box I
Identifier: 500-AppMs 594
Scope and Contents The Barrus Family Genealogy consists of a letter to Anna Louise Ward from her aunt, Anna Cadle, and a small bound notebook containing the genealogy of John Barrowe from England, written by Anna Cadle.

D.R. Beeson, Sr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-164
Scope and Contents The D. R. Beeson, Sr. Papers contain consist of the personal and professional papers of Donald Richard Beeson of Johnson City, Tennessee. Professional materials include architectural drawings, blueprints, and contract books relating to Beeson's designs of private residences and public and commercial buildings in East Tennessee, western North Carolina, southwest Virginia, and West Virginia. Personal materials include Beeson's autobiography; essays; photographs; games and puzzles; newspaper...

Carol Berry Collection

 Collection — Other Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 529
Arrangement The photographs have been placed in one box, numbered individually.

Biography of Dr. and Mrs. A.S.N. Dobson of Limestone R.F.D. Tenn.

 Collection — Other Folder 1 in Box C
Identifier: 500-AppMs 139
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a photocopy of the typewritten Biography of Dr. and Mrs. A. S. N. Dobson of Limestone R.F.D. Tenn. According to the title page, Dobson wrote the biography between 1910 and 1914, and his son, Roy Calvin, edited the document in 1915. The Dobson autobiography covers aspects of Dobson's life from his conscription into the Confederate army in 1862, through his postwar career as a medical doctor in the Broylesville area. Inserted at the conclusion of the biography are...

Blaustein-Songer Collection

 Collection — Other 1 packet
Identifier: 500-AppMs 383
Arrangement The sheet music has been placed in a folder. The folder and the 10-inch vinyl recording have been placed in a packet located in photographic storage.

Blountville Circuit Quarterly (Holston) Conference Minute Books

 Collection — Other Folders 1-2 in Box A
Identifier: 500-AppMs 16
Scope and Contents The collection consists of photocopies of minutes of Blountville Circuit Stewards' Quarterly Conference (November 13, 1841-December 4, 1859 and September 30, 1873-August 2, 1886) and includes financial statements, ministerial examinations and licensing, reports on Sunday School election of trustees, reports on the state of the church for Blountville Circuit, and committee reports on various subjects.